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InTech expands operations in Athens, adds up to 50 jobs

Last week, medical equipment manufacturer InTech held a groundbreaking ceremony to expand its operations facility in Athens. The company, which now employs over 500 worldwide,...

Women’s Foundation of Alabama reports potential for the state’s overall GDP to grow by $22 billion

Friday, the Women’s Foundation of Alabama released its 2022 economic impact report during a research showcase at The Club in Birmingham. Over 100 women and...

Truck Driver Program continues to grow with Gadsden State Ayers Campus

This week, Gadsden State announced a new Class A driver program being launched at its Ayers Campus site. The program is supported by the Alabama...

Ainsworth: Alabama Aerospace Summer Intern Program can lead STEM students to ‘well-paying’ jobs

The Alabama Aerospace Summer Intern Program application process has opened for high school and college students seeking to enter career fields in STEM disciplines. Offered...

UAH takes giant leap forward to further expand Huntsville’s advanced workforce development

The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is taking a giant leap forward in its quest to further expand the advanced workforce of the...

Enterprise manager readies future employees while giving back to community

In a 31-year career filled with twists and turns, Ginger Dean’s path has come full circle, with engineering bringing her back home to the...

Alabama’s innovation economy sees strength in inclusion

Alabama’s innovation economy will not reach its full potential unless it is inclusive. That was the message from Alabama Finance Director Bill Poole. He served...

AM/NS Calvert recognized for its workforce training and apprenticeship program

It is often said that it takes a village to accomplish a desired outcome of an undertaking that would be difficult for any one...

AMLA takes new approach in tackling workforce demands for the tourism industry

The Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association (AMLA) announces the hiring of Craig Johnston as director of workforce development training and advocacy. Johnston has over 25...

Gov. Kay Ivey recognizes AM/NS Calvert for its workplace learning program

It is often said that it takes a village to accomplish a desired outcome of an undertaking that would be difficult for any one...

Alabama Community College System launches Innovation Center, begins enrollment for rapid workforce training

The Alabama Community College System (ACCS) Innovation Center on Monday officially opened and announced the launch of its first industry-crafted programs to help students...

Key component to support the innovation economy found by the Alabama Innovation Commission

Attracting and retaining skilled workers continues to be a major hurdle facing Alabama employers. As the state’s economy has experienced unprecedented growth in recent...

Attraction and retainment of talent a key component of economic support found in Innovate Alabama report

Attracting and retaining skilled workers continues to be a major hurdle facing Alabama employers. As the state’s economy has experienced unprecedented growth in recent...

Attraction and retainment of talent a key component of economic support found in Innovate Alabama report

Attracting and retaining skilled workers continues to be a major hurdle facing Alabama employers. As the state's economy has experienced unprecedented growth in recent...

Alabama remains a top automobile manufacturer as many make the switch to electric vehicles

“Alabama has worked hard to become one of the nation’s leading automobile manufacturers, and maintaining that status as EVs proliferate will improve the state’s...

Alabama remains a top automobile manufacturer as many make the switch to electric vehicles

“Alabama has worked hard to become one of the nation’s leading automobile manufacturers, and maintaining that status as EVs proliferate will improve the state’s...

Alabama remains a top automobile manufacturer as many make the switch to electric vehicles

“Alabama has worked hard to become one of the nation’s leading automobile manufacturers, and maintaining that status as EVs proliferate will improve the state’s...

Alabama Workforce Council releases updated regional workforce profiles

All issues related to workforce development continue to be at the forefront of economic development discussions. While working to confront challenges related to the...

Successful on-the-job training lands 22-year-old a golden opportunity

When seeking employment opportunities, job seekers become discouraged to find that employers oftentimes prefer candidates with years of experience in a particular field of...

Drake State offering advanced manufacturing bootcamp, career technical skills for holiday season

Drake State Community & Technical College last month launched its Welding Bootcamp to spark individuals' interest in the field. The school on Wednesday announced that...

Alabama Aerospace and Aviation High School officially signs state charter contract

The Alabama Aerospace and Aviation High School (AAHS) on Monday announced that it had signed its charter contract with the Alabama Public Charter School...

Now Hiring! You’ve seen the signs, here’s why

As Alabama heads into the post-pandemic economy, roadblocks exist that stand in the way of returning to pre-COVID activity. As part of the Yellowhammer News...

Forging Alabama’s emerging workforce into a leader in additive manufacturing earns grant

A two-year, $603,000 grant to The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) from the Alabama Research and Development Enhancement Fund will enable UAH and partner Calhoun...

First Early Childhood Educator Apprenticeship established in Alabama

As part of the Yellowhammer News Connect to your Future series, the following serves as information from series sponsor Alabama Works regarding the establishment...